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Extreme wildfires in western Oregon threaten valuable seed supplies. They may take over a year to recover.

WILL THERE BE A SEED SHORTAGE NEXT SPRING? Several factors are in play and the bottom line remains that there is uncertainty whether vegetable seed supplies will be sufficient to meet next year’s demand by home gardeners and commercial growers.
Forest fires near seed production areas out West is…

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Extreme wildfires in western Oregon threaten valuable seed supplies. They may take over a year to recover.



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How historic drought affects potato harvest in Aroostook County

REPORT FROM THE FIELD: AROOSTOOK COUNTY’S 2020 POTATO HARVEST. Good photos and video in this ‘Bangor Daily News’ piece about this year’s harvest and the many family connections working together to get the crop into storage.
David Bartlett is a respected local seed grower (his sister is Megan’s…

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How historic drought affects potato harvest in Aroostook County



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